HY4406 : The cliffs at Gaitnip

taken 8 years ago, near to Tradespark, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

The cliffs at Gaitnip
The cliffs at Gaitnip
Accounts of the sinking of HMS Royal Oak often state that she was at anchor below the cliffs at Gaitnip. These are those cliffs, but they are over a kilometre from the wreck. The buildings to the left are Gaitnip Farm, imposing new build, centre.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 13 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 15 September, 2009
Category
Coastal scenery   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 444 063 [100m precision]
WGS84: 58:56.4407N 2:58.0069W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 433 052
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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